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Now Playing - The Movie Review Podcast

Venganza Media, Inc.
TV & FilmFilm Reviews

Become a Paid Subscriber and get bonus podcasts: Three playful movie reviewers break down a variety of film franchises by dedicating a podcast to every single sequel, reboot, and spin-off in a series. In-depth conversations cover production history, literary sources, gossip, merchandising, and personal opinion with humor and critical insight. No cinematic universe is too obscure or sacred! Over 1,200 reviews at


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4.5 out of 5 stars from 3.1k ratings
  • 5 stars but

    Great podcast but they don’t seem to like many movies, and sometimes it gets unbearable (dr strange review), but i will say i do appreciate the time they put into each episode more

    Apple Podcasts
    The Realest Lewser
    United Statesa month ago
  • Opinions! How wonderful!

    Now Playing is one of my favorite podcasts. It’s so refreshing to find movie reviewers who are honest and aren’t afraid to have discussions that are contrary to the popular “critic” opinion. I’m baffled by some of the reviews I’ve seen here that refer to the hosts as “woke” “rude” or any other unflattering term. The hosts of this show not only neither of those things, they are some the most informative, thorough, and entertaining movie reviewers I’ve ever had the pleasure to listen to. Now Playi... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 months ago
  • 5 stars even though reviewers think Jan 6th was like 9/11

    I love listening to the reviews, they are very entertaining. However, comparing murderous terrorists to Jan 6th over and over makes me think the reviewers have lost their minds. Batman was a terrible but beautifully shot movie that I am only glad I saw because then I could enjoy this podcast. Great show, ridiculous political commentary.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago
  • The only podcast I donate to

    There are some truly terrible reviews that confuse me. Saying the hosts are rude, or “virtue signal” makes my head explode Ala Scanners. Stuart hits nothing but home runs and his mother once frightened him as a child yelling that Michael Myers as in the house. Arnie has held about 1045 jobs in his lifetime by my count because he always says he used to work in (blank) and is the backbone of this series by hosting almost each and every one of them. Jakob is hilarious and throws side comments tha... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago
  • Love Their Insights

    Podcast has the perfect banter among the podcasters. Makes time fly. Their reviews are not always on the same page amongst them but they still are able to have a good dos issuing about their view points. Love this show.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States3 months ago

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